Research within the Disciplines is designed to help reference librarians - and students studying to become librarians - gain that deeper understanding of disciplinary differences that allows them to comfortably solve information needs rather than merely responding to questions, and practical knowledge about how to work with researchers in a library setting.
Peggy Keeran is a Professor and the Arts and Humanities Librarian at the University of Denver Libraries, Denver, Colorado. Michael Levine-Clark is a Professor and the Associate Dean for Scholarly Communication and Collections Services at the University of Denver Libraries, Denver, Colorado.
Introduction 1. Research in the Humanities - Peggy Keeran 2. Creative and Performance Arts Research - Peggy Keeran 3. Historical Research - David A. Lincove and Michael Levine-Clark 4. Research in the Social Sciences - Jennifer Bowers 5. Business Research - Esther Gil 6. Research with US Government Information - Christopher C. Brown 7. Research with International Organizations - Margaret M. Jobe 8. Research in the Sciences - Jane Kinkus Yatcilla and Michael Fosmire 9. Engineering Research - Michael Fosmire 10. Clinical Sciences Research - Jane Kinkus Yatcilla 11. Critical Information Literacy and Research Instruction in the Disciplines - Carrie Forbes 12. Visual Literacy across the Disciplines - Jennifer Mayer 13. Research in Foreign Languages - Allison Hicks 14. Interdisciplinary Research - Erin E. Meyer Index About the Authors